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Bismarck Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Bismarck Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

Since the airport was closed, there were no taxis or anything else nearby. I did not see any security either - everything was just locked up! - a traveller

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on Bismarck Airport.

What to Expect

  • Bismarck Airport is small with two floors, one passenger terminal and eight gates.
  • It is not open 24 hours. See Hours in the airport guide below.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • The two food concessions are located on the first floor of the main terminal between ticketing and the baggage claim, and on the second floor inside the boarding area of the main terminal.

Where To Sleep

  • Overnight stays are generally not permitted in this airport, so don’t plan to spend the night here.
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport that provide free airport shuttles. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Bismarck Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Bismarck Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges at this time.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Bismarck Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Expressway Inn of Bismarck - (5 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle service. Once you have collected your luggage look for the Hotel Courtesy phone and dial Expressway Inn for pick-up. » Check Rates
  • Expressway Suites Bismarck - (5 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle service. Once you have collected your luggage look for the Hotel Courtesy phone and dial Expressway Suites for pick-up. » Check Rates
  • Ramkota Hotel - (7 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle service is available, use the courtesy phone to contact the hotel once you have collected your luggage. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Bismarck Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available throughout Bismarck Airport. Travellers without mobile devices can access free wifi from the Business Kiosks located in the boarding area.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: Landside, near the baggage claim • Airside, near the gates.
  • Baggage Carts - Need a hand with your luggage? Baggage carts are available free of charge.
  • Food & Drinks - Coffee, drinks, snacks, and sandwiches are available for sale at the Corner Café. Location: 1st Floor, between Ticketing and Baggage Claim. • Fly ‘N Buy Café and Gift Shop sells coffee, sandwiches, snacks, and gifts on the 2nd floor, airside. Vending machines are available throughout the airport.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Not available.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • North Dakota Aviation Hall of Fame - Location: Main Terminal, landside, to the left of the Ticketing area.
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Shopping - Fly ‘N Buy Café and Gift Shop offers a few last minute gifts and reading materials on the 2nd floor, airside.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

The airport is open 3:30AM - 12:30AM (or 30 minutes after the last flight).

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As of February 2018, Bismarck airport is served by the following airlines: Allegiant Airlines • American Airlines • Frontier Airlines • United Airlines.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


The Green Route 3 provides regularly scheduled transit bus service to and from the airport terminal. For fare, time schedule and map, visit the Bisman Transit website.

Car Rentals

Onsite car rental agencies include Avis, Enterprise and Hertz.

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport transportation service as a courtesy to their guests. Here are a few hotels offering airport shuttle service: Ramkota Hotel   •   Comfort Inn   •   Expressway Inn of Bismarck   •   Expressway Suites   •   MainStay Suites Bismarck   •   Radisson Hotel Bismarck   •   Ramada Bismarck Hotel


Taxis are available in the ground transportation area of the terminal during airport hours of operation. All taxis are metered and reservations are not required.

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Last Updated: 27 October 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .